Jigsaw Ransomware: Pay $150 in bitcoin or get files deleted

Jigsaw Ransomware which targets Microsoft Windows first appeared in 2016. The ransomware is named after an iconic character that appears in the ransom note. The ransomware is desgined to spread through malicious attachments in spam emails. The ransomware was first disclosed in 2016 and targets Microsoft Windows. It not only encrypts the user's files but also deletes them if the user takes too long to make the ransom payment of $150.

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